Home Buying Guide

Welcome to the FMHA Home Buying Guide

Whether you’re a first-time homebuyer, looking to move-up or preparing for retirement, buying a new home is one of the most important decisions you will ever make. Florida Manufactured Housing Association’s Home Buying Guide is here to help make the home buying process easier.

Get Informed

The more information you have available to you, the more you can be certain that you are making the right decision for you, your family and your budget. Stop dreaming and start living!

This seven-section guide provides you with valuable insight and basic facts related to home purchasing. Each section features frequently asked questions and answers to help provide you with the knowledge to make well-informed home buying decisions.

Home Buying Guide

For more information, click any of the links below:


Section 1: Manufactured Homes 101
Section 2: What is a Modular Home?
Section 3: Are Mobile Homes a Thing of the Past?
Section 4: Manufactured Home Safety
Section 5: Manufactured Home Communities
Section 6: Manufactured Home Insurance & Financing
Section 7: Take the Next Step – Manufactured Home Buying
Home Buying Guide for Bedrooms
Living Room Home Buying Guide

Identify Home Builders, Retailers Supply & Service Firms

Link directly to FMHA member home builders, retailers, communities, supply and service firms through our home buying guide above. Companies listed on this website are members in good standing of the FMHA and you can be confident doing business with them.

Quality, Performance & Affordability

Today’s factory-built homes offer all the quality, amenities and performance you expect in your new home at prices you can afford. Refer to our home buying guide to find out how factory-built homes offer the best value in housing today.